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Oceanographic Museum (Musee Oceanographique) Tours

Oceanographic Museum (Musee Oceanographique)
The Oceanographic Museum (Musee Oceanographique), directed for many years by legendary Jacques-Yves Cousteau, rises from the cliffs in a magnificent location above the Mediterranean.

Dedicated to marine science and oceanography, the museum boasts unique collections of marine fauna collected by Monaco's pioneering "Navigator Prince," Prince Albert I, along with a world famous aquarium and shark lagoon. Four thousand species of fish and over 200 families of invertebrates can be seen swimming in the aquarium. Marine life in magnificent shapes and colors give a unique perspective of oceanic life, displaying the living beauty of the Mediterranean and tropical marine ecosystems with an extraordinarily diverse coral reef.

Exhibitions and collections feature rare species of fish and sea fauna (starfish, jellyfish, seahorses, crabs, lobsters, turtles, eels, sea urchins and sea cucumbers,) and a great variety of oceanographic objects, including model ships, sea animal skeletons and sailing tools.

The Museum celebrated its 100th birthday in March 2010, and is open daily except for the day of the Formula One Grand Prix.
Address: Avenue Saint-Martin, Monaco-Ville 98000, Monaco
Hours: Open every day except the day of Formula One Grand Prix. Jan-Mar & Oct-Dec: 10am-6pm, Apr-June & Sept: 9:30am-7pm, Jul-Aug: 9:30am-7:30pm, Oct-Dec 10am-6pm
Admission: Adults: €13, children ages 4-18 and students: €6.50
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Oceanographic Museum of Monaco and Aquarium Admission Ticket

Oceanographic Museum of Monaco and Aquarium Admission Ticket

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Spend the day exploring one of the world’s more renowned oceanographic museums and aquariums. See thousands of species from the Mediterranean and the tropics, marvel at bright fluorescent coral, and many underwater creatures big and small. Come face to face with sharks, eels, jellyfish and so much more. And then take in ocean views form the rooftop terrace where you can stop at the café.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 18.93
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US$ 18.93

Monaco Hop-on Hop-off Tour

Monaco Hop-on Hop-off Tour

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See the main attractions in Monaco at your leisure with a hop-on hop-off bus tour. It's an ideal way to get an overview of the city, giving you the opportunity to disembark and explore more on your own at any of the 12 stops along the bus route. Visit the Prince's Palace, the Monaco Cathedral, the Monte Carlo Casino and more. Choose from a 1-day or 2-day ticket. Buses depart regularly from each stop, making this a great way to get around as well as sightsee.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 27.21
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US$ 27.21

Monaco, Monte-Carlo, Eze, la Turbie, Full-Day from Monaco Small-GroupTour

Monaco, Monte-Carlo, Eze, la Turbie, Full-Day from Monaco Small-GroupTour

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Spend a day exploring two different sides of the French Riviera, from the high-end glamour of Monaco to the historic allure of hilltop Eze with this full-day small-group tour. Start with the ascent up to Eze, from which you'll enjoy spectacular views over the Mediterranean. Take a guided tour of Fragonard, the famous perfume factory. Head back to Monaco to see the Changing of the Guard at the Prince's Palace, see the Monaco Cathedral, take a stroll through Casino Square and go for a spin on the Formula One Grand Prix racing circuit that runs through the city. Group size is limited to eight people to ensure more personal attention from your guide.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$ 119.02
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Monaco Private Walking Tour

Monaco Private Walking Tour

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What makes this private tour unique are small groups with a dedicate guide tour guide pay personal attention to the needs of your group. Also, during 2H30 hours we visit more than 10 spots.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 315.87
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US$ 315.87
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Day in Monaco, Eze & Turbie Private Full-Day Tour

Day in Monaco, Eze & Turbie Private Full-Day Tour

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With this full-day private tour, you will discover Monte Carlo Monaco, the world of chic. The medieval history of the Eze Village breathtaking. The charm of the village of La Turbie and the fabulous bay of Villefranche. Discover the Prince's Palace of Monaco. Waiting for the Changing of the Guards at 11:55. Have some time for lunch. Visit the St. Nicholas Cathedral. Drive on the circuit of Monaco's famous Formula 1 Grand Prix. Finally, be dazzled by Monte Carlo Square with its famous Casino. Discover the village of Eze with its medieval history! Discover the statue of Emperor Augustus from the village of La Turbie. Finally, discover the most beautiful view of the French Riviera from the "Dog's Head," a place known only to the premises in which we keep the secret. Discover Villefranche or the Bay of Billionaires, the prestigious city, and land of retirees from around the world. This tour is limited to a person with a private tour guide.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$ 679.49
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Experience an exciting day in Monaco private tour

Experience an exciting day in Monaco private tour

Monaco is an excellent place with an exceptional location between mountains and sea. You will never forget its gardens, streets, beautiful buildings, and monuments. This small country - the world’s second-smallest sovereign territory after the Vatican- provides many discoveries and your local guide will take you to the day tour to see the best of Monaco on a private tour. Your guide will pick you up from your hotel or from your cruise ship. First your guide will take you to the old town of Monaco to see the royal palace of Monaco, the Cathedral, and the oceanographic museum with the famous aquarium. Then you will have a small drive from Monaco to Monte Carlo along the racetrack of the famous Formula One Grand Prix and explore the Casino Square. After the tour your driver will take you back.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$ 1,008.00
Price varies by group size
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Discover world famous city of Monaco private Walking Tour

Discover world famous city of Monaco private Walking Tour

On this tour, we offer you to explore this rich and famous city on foot with our local and very knowable guide. He will show you all the must-sees of the city - from the awesome yachts in the harbours to the Prince’s Palace which is still the official home of the country’s rulers. You will be able to see the city on your pace with no rush off the beaten track, to listen to the secrets and the legends of this place. Your guide will meet you in your hotel or in the port if you are staying on a cruise ship. You will have a walking tour of an old city, your guide will show you the Jardin Exotique, the famous Oceanographic Museum, the Prince’s Palace, Monaco famous casino, lavishly decorated Opera house, old churches, and exotic Jardin Japonais de Monaco and much much more. In the end, your guide will help you to call for taxi back or suggest the place to have lunch or fancy restaurants to have dinner.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$ 488.00
Price varies by group size
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Monaco, Monte Carlo, Eze Full-Day from Monaco Small-Group and Shore Excursion

Monaco, Monte Carlo, Eze Full-Day from Monaco Small-Group and Shore Excursion

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See two sides of the French Riviera in one shore excursion from Monaco with this full-day small-group trip to glitzy Monaco and historic Eze. Climb into the hills overlooking the Mediterranean for a visit to the Fragonard perfume factory in Eze. Visit the top sights in Monaco, including the Prince's Palace, Casino Square, Monaco Cathedral and even the Formula One Grand Prix circuit that runs through Monte Carlo. Group size is limited to eight people to ensure a more personalized experience.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$ 119.02
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What are Oceanographic Museum (Musee Oceanographique) hours of operation?
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Oceanographic Museum (Musee Oceanographique) hours of operation: Open every day except the day of Formula One Grand Prix. Jan-Mar & Oct-Dec: 10am-6pm, Apr-June & Sept: 9:30am-7pm, Jul-Aug: 9:30am-7:30pm, Oct-Dec 10am-6pm. Buy tickets in advance on Viator. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.
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